Manager for Trendy International Student Residence

Duck Republik is looking for a Manager for a Trendy International Student Residence in Riga. We're looking forward to your application!

Duck Republik - is a unique student hotel and accommodation community for international students and interns in modern and cosy student hotels, was born in 2020 out of the desire to offer what was missing in the market – affordable high-quality student housing and community lifestyle living. Currently company has student one hotel in Riga.
As any ambitious young republic, we plan to conquer more locations. The second republik will be already opened in 2021!

What will you have to do?

  • Create and implement a strategies to build a new student hotel concept and increase profitability
  • Oversee daily operations including management of the team you will help hire
  • Ensure a positive guest experience
  • Prepare, present, and implement operating budget, sales and marketing plan, and capital budget
  • Closely monitor financial reports and make changes to achieve revenue goals
  • Manage community within the hotel including arranging events for students
  • Manage relationship with partners

What are we looking for?

  • Higher education in business/management/other appropriate fields
  • Strong leadership skills and understanding of business requirements 
  • Ability to market the business project and fulfil KPIs
  • We'll consider previous experience in hospitality an advantage
  • People management skills - you will lead a team of 5
  • Minimum of 1 to 3 years experience in a comparable managerial position 
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills
  • Entrepreneurial drive and ownership of the new project
  • Excellent communication skills in all aspects
  • Excellent guest service and problem resolution skills
  • Excellent English skills; any other language is a plus
  • Legal permit to work in Latvia

What does Duck Republik offer?

  • Competitive salary 
  • Performance bonus
  • Flexible working hours
  • Work laptop and cell phone
  • Modern, hip office in the center of Riga
  • Chance to launch and develop a completely new project
  • Opportunities to grow as the company expands in Latvia and the region

Do you have any questions? Reach out to us at jobs@duckrepublik.eu. We're happy to help and we look forward to your application!

One kind note. Unfortunately, due to our workload these days, we'll be able to contact only the candidates selected for further interviews. If you don't hear from us within two weeks after applying please assume that we weren't able to advance your application. We hope you understand. Thanks!

Additional benefits

Bonuses, Company cell phone, Teambuilding events

Languages required


Remote Interviews

Via Skype